The policy I am focusing on is “The Mental Health Care Act”
The presentations should center on either a specific social
problem area or a specific policy.
The policy I am focusing on is “The Mental Health Care
Healthcare Act (MHCA), 2017”
If starting from a policy:
1. Identify the policy
2. What social problem was it introduced to address?
3. What are the key goals of the legislation/policy?
What will it do?
4. Who are the key actors/stakeholders who support the
legislation? Who are the key
actors/stakeholders who oppose it? What is the debate?
5. What are the politics? (Which party supports it and
6. How has this policy responded or been impacted by the
7. If legislation has not been enacted-Where is the
policy at in the legislative process? What chances does it have of passing?
8. If legislation has been enacted- how effective has
the policy been in addressing the social problem?